Newberry Library Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad
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Interior of 14th St. Zephyr pits
Interior of 14th St. Zephyr pits
TitleInterior of 14th St. Zephyr pits
CreatorLee, Russell, 1903-1986
Date Created1948-05
Extent (Original)1 negative : b&w
35 mm.
Medium (Original)Negatives
DescriptionZephyr cars on a track near a platform. There are rows of wheels on axles between the cars and the platform, possibly on another track. More equipment and men working can be seen further down the platform.
Note 1Photograph titles supplied from Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Granger project scrapbook captions.
Note 2Selected photographs published in Granger country : a pictorial social history of the Burlington Railroad / edited by Lloyd Lewis and Stanley Pargellis. Boston : Little, Brown, 1949.
TypeStillImage
Subject 114th Street Yard (Chicago, Ill.)
Subject 2Freight cars -- Maintenance and repair
Subject 3Railroad cars -- Axles
Subject 4Railroad cars -- Wheels
Subject 5Freight cars -- Illinois -- Chicago
Coverage (Spatial) 1Chicago (Ill.)
Coverage (Temporal)1948
Contributors 1Lewis, Lloyd, 1891-1949
Contributors 2Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-
Contributors 3Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
Photo NumberGranger 226M
CollectionDaily Life Along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)
Is Part OfChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Archives
Extent (Digital)983 KB
Medium (Digital)jpeg
Date Issued (Digital)2010-03-05
PublisherNewberry Library
RightsAll rights reserved by the Newberry Library. Permission to reproduce in any format must be requested in writing. Contact Photoduplication Department, Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610. Phone: 312-255-3566 E-mail: photoduplication@newberry.org
FilenameCBQGR266M.jpg
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